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July 7, 2015
2015 Team Preview: Kansas City
Will Kansas City's offseason moves translate into on-field success? The addition of Jeremy Maclin into coach Andy Reid's offense could make the difference.
March 21, 2015
Rookie Dynasty Rankings: Quarterbacks
Mario Puig isn't big on this year's quarterback class, but there are some gems, like Jameis Winston, who could anchor a dynasty team.
December 27, 2014
Four-Down Duel: Week 17 Picks
Ben Roethlisberger has a good matchup, and with a division title on the line, he won't be benched.
December 26, 2014
Staff Picks: Backing the Ravens
The Staff Picks title goes down to the wire.
Game Capsules: Breaking Down Week 17
Ben Roethlisberger and the Steelers battle the Cincinnati Bengals on Monday Night Football for the AFC North championship.
Beating the Book: Chris Liss Handicaps Week 17
Backing the Broncos
December 24, 2014
Weekly Rankings: Week 17 Value Meter
Week 17 always means that certain playoff teams (and non-playoff teams to boot) will bench their starters. So Dez Bryant will be among the handful much lower in the rankings than usual this week.
December 22, 2014
East Coast Offense: Early 2015 Draft Board
Plus a title game bad beat and preseason-prediction grades.
Depth Chart Watch: Sanchez to Ertz, Early and Often
Philly TE racks up 15 receptions, highest total in the NFL this season
December 18, 2014
Exploiting the Matchups: Upgrades, Downgrades Week 16
Matt Forte's frantasy prospects do not look promising in Week 16 with a new quarterback and a tough matchup against the Lions.
Game Capsules: Breaking Down Week 16
The Broncos have clinched the AFC West, but they still have plenty to play for on Monday night against the Bengals.
December 16, 2014
Weekly Rankings: Week 16 Value Meter
There's chaos at quarterback this week, and one of the primary uncertain players is the Panthers' Cam Newton, who has an opportunity to face the Browns when they might be without Joe Haden.
East Coast Offense: The Anatomy of a Bad Beat
Mark Ingram's gratuitous garbage-time TD affected a lot of leagues.
December 11, 2014
Game Capsules: Breaking Down Week 15
Drew Brees and the Saints aim to keep their playoff hopes alive on Monday night with a visit to Chicago.
December 9, 2014
Weekly Rankings: Week 15 Value Meter
Julio Jones's hip injury is one of the bigger question marks for the week, given how well he's played lately and how we expect his matchup against the Steelers to be a high scoring game.
December 4, 2014
Draftster NFL: Week 14 Rankings
The Saints need the best out of Drew Brees if they are to make the playoffs, which means big things for DFS.
Game Capsules: Breaking Down Week 14
Aaron Rodgers and the Packers entertain the Falcons this week on Monday Night Football.
December 2, 2014
East Coast Offense: What Went Wrong
Drafting RIII and Nick Foles instead of Andrew Luck, for starters
Weekly Rankings: Week 14 Value Meter
The Steelers have given up big passing plays virtually every week. Can A.J. Green and the Bengals be the latest team to take advantage of their secondary?
November 27, 2014
Run 'N' Shoot: The Reason We Watch Sports
We keep watching sports for plays like Odell Beckham's epic TD
November 26, 2014
Game Capsules: Breaking Down Week 13
Geno Smith is back at quarterback this week for the Jets in an AFC East showdown against the Dolphins on Monday Night Football.
November 25, 2014
Weekly Rankings: Week 13 Value Meter
It's the perfect storm for Le'Veon Bell - he just had a 200-yard game before the bye, and he faces a Saints defense that's allowed a 150-yard rusher the last two weeks.
November 20, 2014
Game Capsules: Breaking Down Week 12
Drew Brees and the Saints will try to avoid losing three straight at home when the Ravens visit for a Monday night showdown.
November 19, 2014
Survivor: Backing the Eagles
Jeremy Maclin and the Eagles are likely to offer better bang for the buck than the more heavily-favored Colts.
November 18, 2014
Weekly Rankings: Week 12 Value Meter
Josh Gordon makes his long-awaited return. See where Vlad Sedler has him ranked in the Week 12 Value Meter.
November 13, 2014
Exploiting the Matchups: Upgrades, Downgrades Week 11
With Drew Stanton back under center, Larry Fitzgerald's fantasy prospects could take a major hit.
Game Capsules: Breaking Down Week 11
It's the "Battle of the Bergers" on Monday Night Football as Ben Roethlisberger and the Steelers visit Zach Mettenberger and the Titans.
November 11, 2014
East Coast Offense: Buy Lowest
Trade advice is ubiquitous, but most of it isn't actionable.
Weekly Rankings: Week 11 Value Meter
Jimmy Graham and Rob Gronkowski both are finally back at full capacity and are top-10 players in this week's Value Meter.
November 6, 2014
Game Capsules: Breaking Down Week 10
Cam Newton and the Panthers will try to salvage their season on Monday night against the Philadelphia Eagles.
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